Spring is springing and Terrapin Flyer with Melvin Seals are hitting the road again this time going East! Along with Melvin is a great new configuration that includes two players who have never toured with Terrapin with Melvin. The tour will feature bassist extraordinaire Janis Wallin who played with Melvin and Steve Kimock in Crazy Engine and has played many previous TF shows that did not include Melvin. We also welcome drummer Joe Chirco who been in bands with many members of the Grateful Dead extended musical family such as Donna Jean Godchaux , John Kadlecik, The Zen Tricksters, Mark Karan and Robin Sylvester but never Melvin Seals. Frequent Flyers Josh Olken, Kara Cavanaugh and Doug Hagman will also be along for the ride. The 6-show tour looks like this:
May 15: KJ Farrells in Bellmore, NY
May 16: Gypsysally's in Washington D.C.
May 17: The Ardmore Music Hall in Ardmore, PA
May 18: Putnam Den in Saratoga Springs, NY
May 19: StageOne in Fairfield, CT
May 20: The Westcott Theater in Syracuse, NY